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The Resource The poetics of sleep : from Aristotle to Nancy, Simon Morgan Wortham

The poetics of sleep : from Aristotle to Nancy, Simon Morgan Wortham

Label
The poetics of sleep : from Aristotle to Nancy
Title
The poetics of sleep
Title remainder
from Aristotle to Nancy
Statement of responsibility
Simon Morgan Wortham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To what extent does sleep constitute a limit for the philosophical imagination? Why does it recur throughout philosophy? What is at issue in the repeated relegation of sleep to the realm of physiological study (as in Kant, Freud and Bergson), in favour of promoting the critical investigation of dreams and dreaming as a key indicator of modernity? Does philosophy entail a certain repression of the poetics of sleep in all its conceptual impossibility? Through a series of engagements with key thinkers in modern European philosophy, this book rearticulates a poetics of sleep at the heart of some o
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wortham, Simon
Dewey number
128/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1071
LC item number
.W67 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sleep
  • Dreams
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Dreams
  • Sleep
Label
The poetics of sleep : from Aristotle to Nancy, Simon Morgan Wortham
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the poetics of sleep -- Philosophy's limits -- Freudian sleep -- Phenomenology of sleep -- The dream about the dream -- Sleep without sleep -- Dream of sleep -- Madness, sleep -- Fall of sleep
Control code
824698437
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441169624
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824698437
Label
The poetics of sleep : from Aristotle to Nancy, Simon Morgan Wortham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the poetics of sleep -- Philosophy's limits -- Freudian sleep -- Phenomenology of sleep -- The dream about the dream -- Sleep without sleep -- Dream of sleep -- Madness, sleep -- Fall of sleep
Control code
824698437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441169624
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824698437

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